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  • Conversations with Sujay
    ‘Conversations with Ambassador Sujay’: Dr. Suzan Johnson Cook’s new chapter
    Dr. Suzan Johnson Cook (affectionately known as Ambassador Sujay) begins a new chapter on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 with Actor Clifton Powell on the premier episode of her new YouTube channel TV show, “Conversations with Ambassador Sujay.”...
  • The Most Important Day of Your Life: Are You Ready?
    Maria Hoaglund's Halloween & All Saints Days special interviews and events
    Rev. Maria Dancing Heart Hoaglund, author, minister, end-of-life coach, and transformational healer, will be involved in two interviews during this Halloween weekend. She'll also be preaching and teaching several classes. Below are the details...
  • Rare unedited conversations between theologians
    Rare unedited conversations held between theologians
    Olive Press Books announced today that it will soon release a new book that has captured rare and unedited conversations held between multi-national theologians. These transcripts cover a fairly broad spectrum of topics which provide an...
  • Kerrie Noonan
    Ten facts about death that everyone needs to know, by Kerrie Noonan
    I found this article by Kerrie Noonan at "Talking about Death" on Facebook and felt that it needed to be shared here as well:Death might be considered taboo but it comes to all of us. And in my experience most of us want to talk about it...
  • Conversation at work
    The importance of learning conflict management early in life: Part 2
    Proper conflict management skills aren’t just about how to have a constructive conversation with someone, but how to give and receive critical feedback. In this day and age, it seems most people would rather not deal with conflict or they...
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    May is springing up all over with great book events!
    Yes, we had to wait longer this year. But let’s not beat that dead horse any more than it already has been beaten. Let’s just get out and enjoy a slew of fun, creative events!Wednesday, May 8, 7:00 pmBirchbark Books Reading SeriesLake...
  • Great conversation
    The ‘great conversation’: Obama dialogue with Republicans
    Resulting from the "great conversation" yesterday, Mitch McConnell said that the President understands that entitlements must match the demographic mix of the nation. What does that mean?From McConnell’s perspective it means that...
  • Rajeev Nanda
    Rajeev Nanda's Conversations Reviewed By Norm Goldman of Bookpleasures.com
    Author: Rajeev NandaPublisher: Frog BooksISBN: 978-93-81115-12-1You can characterize Rajeev Nanda's Conversations as a miscellany of powerful short stories and poems, however, it is much more. It is rather a mixed bag of moods, reflections and...
  • Brainstorm
    Learning through brainstorming
    Brainstorming reinforces independent thinking as well as achievement.Practice allows children to come up with a variety of ideas in response to problems. We can easily initiate brainstorming by asking simple open-ended questions such as, &ldquo...
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    How to come out to strangers
    On a day-to day basis, you can speak to any number of people with conversations ranging from the latest TV show you watched to how long the line is to catching up with old acquaintances. So what happens when the conversation turns to a story about...
  • Practice listening
    Practice listening
    We hear things constantly: traffic reports, news, babbling kids, gossiping office workers, and countless people telling us what they need. There are voices in our cars, on GPS devices, and even on smartphones. It can be so overwhelming that we...
  • BEA info booth
    Toe to toe with Book Journey
    In a recent article I previewed five different Minnesota book bloggers, of various types. Now I treat you to a conversation with one of them. Sheila DaChantal is the blogger behind Book Journey: One person’s journey through books and coffee....
  • Akagi
    Dogs for the Socially Challenged
    In a city as large as Miami it is a rare that we stop long enough to get to know someone, we are all just individuals mixing within a group of other individuals. This is not true of dogs, they have no problem darting across the sidewalk to...
  • Filmmaker Frank E. Jackson Jr.
    Filmmaker Frank E. Jackson Jr. - making his own Hollywood
    Filmmaker Frank E. Jackson Jr. journey to filmmaking is centered on his determination. Filmmaking has always been a passion thathe sort of overlooked. After spending 12 years in corporate america and realizingthat hehad more to offer,Frank found...
  • Actor Tray Chaney
    Actor Tray Chaney - Never satisfied, thirsty for more
    Actor Tray Chaney backgroundis dancing, but he has more talent then just in dancing. The Prince Georges County resident is a winner at the Apollo Theater and is well known for his role as Malik ‘Poot’ Carr on the TV show The Wire....